Cabildo de Tenerife


Rural Tenerife Foundation

About the foundation

Created by the Council of Tenerife, the Rural Tenerife Foundation brings together institutions, public and private entities, associations and individuals interested in preserving and promoting the rural communities of Tenerife.

Tenerife se enfrenta en los próximos años al importante desafío de consolidar un modelo de desarrollo sostenible, en el que se combinen la conservación del medio natural, la potenciación del medio rural y el crecimiento armónico de sectores predominantes como el turismo.

Proving that this is possible is the overarching goal of the Rural Tenerife Program.

The Tenerife Rural Foundation is the organisation charged with the task of promoting rural life in Tenerife.


  • Establishing objectives to promote rural life in Tenerife and to develop new forms of sustainable development.
  • Defining the criteria for the Rural Tenerife Quality Mark; and promoting this certification of quality assurance.
  • Selecting the public and private initiatives that best meet quality criteria for incorporation into the network.
  • Serve as a certification agency for the Rural Tenerife Quality Mark.
  • Promoting informative, awareness-raising and educational activities aimed at both local residents and visitors.
  • Fostering coordination between the different agents involved in the development of rural life in Tenerife.
  • Supporting training and educational policies to engender a culture of quality in rural areas.
  • Assisting in the management and promotion of all businesses that belong to the Quality Network.


All actions that accomplish the Foundation's underlying objectives in the promotion and cultivation of an appreciation for rural life in Tenerife.

Aims and Actions

  • Rural Tenerife Quality Network
  • School visits to rural properties
  • Rural Tenerife Club loyalty program
  • Promotional activities for rural products
  • Rural Tenerife Awards
  • Rural Tenerife Routes
  • Tenerife La Despensa, an online shop and promotional website for local products
  • Organisation and management of rural activities

Contact Details and Information

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